2013 Pro Soccer Combine – Men's Player Profile
Mike Burney
Player Profile
Positions Played   Center Back
Height   6' 0"
Weight   179 lbs.
Nationality/Passport   born in Germany, no passport
Birthdate / Birthplace   October 14, 1986 / Germany
School/Last Season of Eligibility   University of Rio Grande / 2012
Last Professional Team   PDL, West Texas Sockers (2012)
Combine Coach   Justin Evans, Pittsburgh Riverhounds (USL Pro)

Scouting Report
Technical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Dribbling 3 Good with the ball
Passing 2
1st Touch 3
Crossing 2  
Finishing N/A  
Heading 3 Decent in the air

Tactical (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Decision Making 3 Makes decent decisions with the ball
Communication 1 Communication to lines in front of him needs to be improved
Executes Under Pressure 3 Composed
Movement Off Ball 1 Needs to improve support angles to always be available
Small-Sided Game 3
Full-Field Game 3

Physical Ability (1 - 5: 5=strongest)
Category Score Comments
Strength 3 Strong
Speed 3
Quickness 3 Good when he turns it on
Endurance 1 Must maintain a high fitness level for the pro game
Agility 3

Combine Coach's Overall Comments
Mike needs to maintain a professional level of fitness. He has great tools, but without proper fitness, they cannot be realized fully. I think, over time, he can play at the pro level. The commitment to a high fitness level must be top priority.

Collegiate Soccer Career
Head Coach: Scott Morrisey

2012: NAIA Men's Soccer All-America Third Team. All-MSC first team.

Professional / Semi-Pro / Club Soccer Career
Junior Royals, Regional ODP team, New Orleans Jesters

Injury and Medical Information
Pulled groin, 2011 National Tournament

Contact Information
Email: soccer@infosportinc.com

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